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German to English

Ann C Sherwin
German script no problem

Raleigh, North Carolina
Local time: 08:36 EST (GMT-5)

Native in: English Native in English
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Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified site user
Services Translation
Expertise
Specializes in:
HistoryGenealogy
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 200, Questions answered: 125, Questions asked: 71
Translation education Master's degree - University of Wisconsin
Experience Years of translation experience: 34. Registered at ProZ.com: Jan 2000.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials German to English (American Translators Association, verified)
Memberships ATA, CATI
Software Microsoft Word
Website http://www.asherwin.com
CV/Resume CV available at my web site
About me
1. Genealogical records, history, biography, German script
2. Personal documents

M.A., German, University of Wisconsin
B.A."With Distinction," German, North Central College
Certificate in Communications, Duke University Continuing Education
Have worked with German genealogical documents in German script since 1975, and these became my first translation specialty when I began freelancing in 1983. Earned ATA-certification in German-English in 1984, ATA certification grader 1993–2007. Publications include translations of two books on classical music (Amadeus Press) and major parts of two books on sociopolitical themes (Bertelsmann Foundation), as well as English articles in the ATA Chronicle, CATI Quarterly (5 years as editor), APG Quarterly, and several magazines. ATA Secretary 1987-1991; founding member and past president of Carolina Association of Translators and Interpreters.

NOTE: Per-word rates posted do not apply to genealogy and German script. These jobs are billed by the hour and sometimes calculate out to less than the stated minimum per word.
This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 220
PRO-level pts: 200


Language (PRO)
German to English200
Top general fields (PRO)
Law/Patents72
Other48
Art/Literary36
Bus/Financial16
Social Sciences16
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Law (general)54
History36
Law: Contract(s)30
Genealogy20
Education / Pedagogy16
Music12
Religion8
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Keywords: genealogy, music, history, journalism, religion, Christianity, health, nutrition, education, transcript, immigration, divorce, will, certificate, diploma, handwriting, handwritten, script, Sütterlin, Gothic, Deutsche Schrift, Fraktur, family, ancestry, ancestors




Profile last updated
Apr 20, 2016



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